PhD Hon, DSc (hons), FCOoptom, Dip Tp (IP), FEA00
Manchester Royal Eye Hospital
Cindy Tromans graduated Aston University with a BSc(Hons) in Ophthalmic Optics in 1985 and received a PhD from the University of Manchester, Faculty of Medicine in 1991. She is currently Consultant Optometrist and Head of Optometry Services at Manchester Royal Eye Hospital Honorary Clinical Lecturer in the University Department of Ophthalmology, University of Manchester, where she specialises in emergency eye care, therapeutic contact lenses, keratoconus and ophthalmic ultrasound and maintains an active clinical and research role in these areas. Cindy has held many national and international roles which include President of the College of Optometrists, President of the European Council of Optometry and Optics (ECOO) and she is currently a Director of the World Council of Optometry. She was recently been awarded an Honorary Doctor of Science from Aston University and Life Fellowship of the College of Optometrists in recognition of her outstanding contribution to the profession.